Chao Phraya River, Bangkok, Thailand. Photo by WPPilot (CC 3.0)


The Singapore flagged containership XETHA BHUM allided with the pedestrian walkway along the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand on Sunday. No one was hurt in the incident.



Vessel Finder: According to police, the vessel lost control due to strong water turbulence, caused by violent current. There are no reports for injured people. According to AIS, vessel resumed voyage to Singapore.

XETHA BHUM is 15302-dwt containership with capacity 938 TEUs, built in 1993 and sailing under the flag of Singapore.

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posted by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee